Drain family in Belfast

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davidscottdrane

Drain family in Belfast

Post by davidscottdrane » 12 Aug 2005, 16:51

I am interested in learning more about the Drain family -- especially in the 19th century. I can be reached at drane@aya.yale.edu

David Scott Drane
New York City

Christopher

Drain family in Belfast

Post by Christopher » 29 Jul 2007, 10:23

Hello David,

I see you've made several posts about the Drain family on Genforum. There may be several members of this site who are not registered on that site so I've created a link so that they can see your posts which may enable them to assist you.

The Belfast section of the 1852 Directory of Belfast and Province of Ulster lists three people named Drain ...

Hugh Drain, cartwright, Shankill Road
John Drain, butcher, 55, Hercules Street
John Drain, cowkeeper, 48, Townsend Street

The Belfast section of the 1861 Directory of Belfast and Province of Ulster (on the Lennon Wylie website) lists three people named Drain ...

Hugh Drain, cartwright, Mountview, Shankill Road.
James Drain, confectioner, 16, Hercules Street.
Thomas Drain, bookkeeper, 126, Corporation Street.

The Belfast section of the 1880 Directory of Belfast and Province of Ulster (on the Lennon Wylie website) lists three people named Drain ...

George Drain, tailor, 67, Hanover Street
Matilda Drain, grocer, 284, Shankhill Road
Michael Drain, cabinet maker, 4, Marquis Street
Thomas Drain, 187, Ballynafeigh Road

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Christopher

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